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The Complete Guide To Weather Symbols

Michael Craig, January 12, 2016 at 3:37 pm

Some of us see and use weather symbols every single day as part of our routines in preparing for the day. Using these simple guides to tell us what to wear, what to take with us, which roads to avoid, even what sort of food to eat that day (there’s nothing better than a bowl […]

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29 Of The Greatest Winter Movies

Michael Craig, November 9, 2015 at 4:08 pm

Winter is one of the most popular times of year for films to be set in, which for the actors must be terrible, but for us, the humble viewer, add drama, danger, beauty, uncertainty and so much more… We have scoured the internet to find out what 29 of the greatest films set in winter […]

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Weather Survey

Michael Craig, October 7, 2015 at 2:12 pm

The UK daily weather forecast is certainly a hot topic, whether expressing just how hot or cold it is, how erratic our weather system can be each year, or if it’s that go-to topic for taxi conversations; everyone has an opinion. Recent developments at the BBC have only spurred this on as they announced that […]

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Preparing Your Car For All Weather

Michael Craig, September 29, 2015 at 9:11 am

The changing seasons in the UK bring very different driving conditions and temperatures that can affect your car. Here are some top tips to make sure your car is in good shape whatever the weather! Winter can cause many problems for your car… Checking the battery is especially important as electrical systems work harder in […]

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Winter Weather Around The World

Michael Craig, September 8, 2015 at 1:01 pm

When the UK is hit by an especially bad winter, with plenty of snow and ice, it tends to cause chaos around the country, especially where transport is concerned. However, other parts of the world deal with heavy snowfalls every year and seem to cope much better than us Brits do. So how does winter […]

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Major Saftey Accreditation For Ice Road Gritters

Michael Craig, February 17, 2015 at 10:02 am

  Major Saftey Accreditation For Ice Road Gritters Ice Road Gritters Limited have recently been awarded ‘SAFE CONTRACTOR’ Accreditation status, a nationally recognised contractor accreditation scheme. SAFE CONTRACTOR is designed to encourage safer working practices on-site. With Health & Safety issues becoming increasingly important for both end user client companies and main contractors demanding higher […]

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Why Gritting and Snow Clearing Services for Schools are Necessary

GorillaHub Support, February 15, 2014 at 1:51 pm

Using professional gritting and snow clearing services are necessary for schools for many reasons, including lowering risk of injuries and helping schools start on time. While it is tempting to do the work on your own, using a safety-accredited company such as Ice Road Gritters ensures the work is done properly. Reduce Risk of Injuries […]

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